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Address: Haleakala National Park, Maui, HI 96768
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+1 808-572-4400
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A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's...

A dormant volcano measuring 10,000 feet above sea level, it is Maui's highest point.

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Maui Haleakala Day Bike Tour
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Maui: Haleakala - Ioa Valley - Lahaina Tour
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Maui Haleakala Sunrise Bike Tour

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Sunset at it's finest

Grab the steering wheel and hold on tight....up, up the mountain you go. You'll drive through the cloud base about half way up there. The afternoon we went it was solid clouds... read more

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Decatur, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Grab the steering wheel and hold on tight....up, up the mountain you go. You'll drive through the cloud base about half way up there. The afternoon we went it was solid clouds until you get above them. We went clear to the top. As the sun started to set it was apparent it was going to set behind the observant... More 

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I was in the Kaanapali area and left the resort at 2:45 AM in order to head to the crater for the sunrise. It was about a 2 hour drive as there was fog near the top of the crater. Once you reach the park gates you will need to pay a $20 fee for your vehicle which is valid... More 

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TORONTO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This is another must see while visiting Maui. We used a tour guide and in hindsight we could have done this on our own.

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1 Thank Ethan L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My family and I drove to the top of Haleakala to hike the crater. We did not do the sunrise tour, but rather chose to drive up to the crater in the morning. We had a wonderful time, but here are a couple of things I would/would not do differently. I recommend getting there in the morning -- we got... More 

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Los Angeles, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Getting up at 3:00 am sounds worse than it is, if you do it early in the trip before you've adjusted to local time. We packed a small bag with jackets, knit caps, gloves, and scarves, but were still cold and needed silk long johns, frankly. The scarves were important to block the wind on your face. The stars were... More 

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Sacramento, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Get there early for views of the island. Later is still beautiful as it's surrounded by clouds as far as the eye can see.

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived at approximately 4:30 a.m. and reached the 9,500 foot level after a long drive on an extremely winding narrow road. We stayed in the car until it came time to see the sunrise as it was extremely windy. The temperature had dropped some 30 degrees from Lahana to the top of the volcano. We were able to see... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We woke up early one morning and decided to see the world renowned Haleakala sunrise.. Many cars switchbacked up the sacred Hawaiin mountain on Martin Luther King Holiday hence the traffic. Summit parking is now reservation only starting February 1st, but there was parking at the lower lookout which turns out actually has the better vantage point. The sunrise was... More 

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Death Valley National Park, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The drive up is so beautiful, and so worth it. Unfortunately the day we chose to visit, the winds were 32 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. This made it very cold and hard to take any pictures. We got behind a car that had obviously never driven a narrow mountain road, and was scared!! After watching this person... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sleep in and go for sunset to avoid the crowds and bring some warm clothes to enjoy the spectacular show. Beforehand, you can explore the visitors centre and go hiking in the crater itself (highly recommend this journey into Mars-like terrain) - and the further you go, the thinner the crowd gets.

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